Get alerts, headlines and the e-Edition in one Sturgis Journal app!

From powerful storytelling and photography to engaging videos, the Sturgis Journal app delivers the local news that matters most to your community.

The app is available in the Apple or Google Play Store and offers an easy way to access important news and eNewspapers from anywhere.

Experience news on the go

Enjoy a streamlined, fast-loading experience that makes it easy to view the stories, photos, and videos that interest you most. Our app keeps you up to date with a customizable experience and the ability to receive news alerts when there's news from the community or on the topics you care most about. Whether on your phone or tablet, enjoy stories, photos, and more curated just for you.

The latest news

Immerse yourself in our extensive journalism anytime, anywhere. Access our in-depth journalism, including our investigations, what's happening in town, high school sports coverage and more, through our easy-to-use app. The app provides a comprehensive view of the stories that matter – to you! Missed the latest updates? Easily get the latest information with our Catch-Up feature.

eNewspaper now available in the app

If you appreciate the feel of traditional newspapers but crave the convenience of digital access, the eNewspaper feature is for you.

The digital edition of the daily newspaper, available on the Journal's website, is now also accessible through our main news app. With the eNewspaper you can enjoy:

  • Easily browse and navigate through your favorite sections.
  • Clip articles and share them with friends and family.
  • Increase or decrease the text size for easier reading.
  • Listen to articles read aloud.
  • Access back issues published in the last 30 days.
  • Free access to more than 200 local e-newspapers on the USA TODAY Network and USA TODAY.

News notifications

Turn on notifications to receive real-time breaking news, sports scores, weather reports and more through the app. Notifications can be customized to your interests and quiet times can be set. Visit the app's settings to customize your notifications.

My themes

Our My Topics feature makes it even easier to keep track of the stories that matter most to you. Every time you load the app, you'll get a customized list of stories to read based on the topics you've chosen. Want to be notified when we publish something new on these topics? Sign up to receive a notification.

Just look for the “My Topics” button in the bottom menu bar or the “Add Topic” button at the top of the articles to get started.

More customization

Further customize your app experience by saving your stories for later, adjusting text size, applying night mode, or reading articles offline.

  • Daily horoscopes and access to over 100 games.
  • Personalize your feed with topics that interest you on the For You page.

The Sturgis Journal app is free to download. Subscriptions include unlimited access to content on our app. Subscribers also get access to breaking news from across the USA TODAY network through the local and national news module (also on the For You page).